Jennifer Samuel-Perera

Non-Executive Independent Director 

Jennifer brings a wealth of financial and commercial experience to the firm, with over two decades of experience in Finance and Management in multiple industry verticals. Most recently, she was Director / CFO of an OTC Markets listed Software Company in the United States. She has held positions in leading software product companies, a large IT equipment Reseller company, Real Estate and at a DTH Satellite Media Company in Sri Lanka.

Jennifer’s experience in listing companies in OTC Markets and NASDAQ, expertise on preparing a company to meet eligibility criteria as per regulatory requirements ect assists Atarah Capital in its international capital market strategy.

 Whilst serving at the DTH Satellite media company, she lead the financial, commercial and human resources due diligence, valuation of equity and was a key player in the successful completion of the divestment of shares, in evidence of her expertise in transaction advisory in M&A space.

Jennifer is a Management Accountant by profession and a Fellow member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA-UK), and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). She holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Postgraduate Institute of Management, affiliated to the University of Sri Jayewardenepura (PIM) Sri Lanka.

Jenifer also guides the firm on regulatory compliance framework applicable to “Corporate Finance Advisor” firms licensed and regulated by Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka